Good news for SA! Motorists to receive a 'substantial breather' in fuel price – AA

2018-11-15 12:06

"Large reductions in fuel prices are being forecast for December," according to the Automobile Association commenting on mid-month fuel price data,

Fuel price outlook: 'Petrol price down, but diesel goes up for November' - AA

2018-10-31 12:52

'Fuel prices have moderated during October, with the prospect of some relief for petrol users, although users of diesel will have to cough up more,' says the AA.

Would you work from home for 30 days to bring the petrol price down?

2018-10-19 11:41

The war of attrition against fuel price corruption has begun. A new initiative has been launched to combat the rampant corruption in the fuel price.

This is how the petrol price nearly doubled the past ten years - including a 165% increase in tax

2018-10-01 18:08

South African petrol prices will increase to a record-breaking R17.08 inland this week - up from R9.41 in October 2008.

Petrol price bombshell to add to R-word shock

2018-09-09 06:18

The news that the local economy is officially in recession places South Africa on the back foot, with the prospect of the country receiving a “junk” status credit rating from all three major credit ratings agencies.

SEE: Here's how the skyrocketing petrol price is affecting drivers in each province

2018-08-28 14:46

South African motorists could pay more than R17 per litre of fuel by the end of 2018. We look at out how fuel-price hikes are affecting consumers in SA.

Slight uptick in petrol price for August

2018-07-30 14:58

Lower crude oil and import prices for petroleum products have slammed the brakes on significant increases in fuel prices for August.

August petrol price hike on the cards - AA

2018-07-16 12:33

Fuel prices are likely to rise again at the end of July going into August. This is according to the Automobile Association.

When the petrol price increases, my salary decreases – KZN taxi driver

2018-07-11 19:46

Among the demands of a group of taxi drivers is that government decreases fuel prices by 35%.

Bruce Whitfield: Here’s why there is no escaping high petrol prices – and what government can do to make it better

2018-07-04 13:03

Despite its protestations, the government controls two important parts of the petrol price equation. It can't do much about those, true, but it can make the high price bite less.


‘Massive’ fuel price drop on the cards for December - AA

2018-11-15 11:36

The Automobile Association announced on Thursday that, based on current oil prices, SA motorists could expect substantial drops in the prices of petrol and diesel for December.

Oil may rise over fears of strains on US-Saudi alliance

2018-10-22 05:45

The price of oil may rise on speculation Saudi Arabia’s admission that a columnist was killed in the country’s consulate in Istanbul will strain the kingdom’s ties with the US.

Bleak festive season ahead as petrol price spills over R17/litre

2018-10-01 19:44

A bleak festive season is on the cards if the current rate of fuel increases continues over the next two months, warns an economist.

Trump accuses 'OPEC monopoly' of pushing oil prices higher and says 'they must get oil prices down now!'

2018-09-21 10:40

"We protect the countries of the Middle East, they would not be safe for very long without us, and yet they continue to push for higher and higher oil prices! We will remember," Trump tweeted on Thursday.

This is how the petrol price increased by 66% the last 10 years

2018-09-04 12:54

The petrol prices will increase by just 4.9c per litre, to R15.49 at the coast and R16.08 inland, on Wednesday morning – but that's not counting the last decade.

New models headed to SA, awesome car tech - top stories of the week so far

2018-08-02 09:45

Fancy unlocking your Mercedes-Benz with your smartphone? Figure you know all the Le Mans winners since 1923? Here are the top stories of the week so far.

Stronger rand, cheaper oil to slam brakes on petrol price hikes

2018-07-27 11:25

A stronger rand and cheaper international oil prices will mean fuel prices in SA are likely to remain virtually unchanged in August, says the AA.

Ramaphosa talks soaring oil prices with Saudi King

2018-07-12 19:52

In a bid to arrest soaring oil prices, South Africa has urged Saudi Arabia to increase oil production.

Economic ministers mull over fuel price issue

2018-07-07 09:00

Cabinet's economic cluster is considering allowing the state's expert panel on zero-rated VAT items to expand the scope of its work to include reviewing the recent fuel price hikes.

South Africa pays R5 more for petrol than the rest of Southern Africa – here’s how we compare to the rest of the world

2018-07-04 07:10

Inland, petrol now costs more than R16 for the first time. But a global comparison in prices puts SA roughly in the middle of an enormously wide range of petrol prices paid around the world.

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